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In Sudan, Rediscovering Ancient Nubia Before It’s Too Late

Scientists are now uncovering hundreds of artifacts, tombs, temples, and towns that provide clues about who the ancient Nubians were, what language they spoke, how they worshipped, and how they died — valuable puzzle pieces in the quest to understand the mosaic of human civilization writ large. … Read the rest

What Does Sexual Objectification Look Like in the Brain?

For decades, social psychologists have documented links between the ways society perceives women and their bodies and attitudes towards gender violence. But recent research into what this looks like in the brain suggests that people feel less empathy for women dressed in revealing clothing. … Read the rest